Category : Political Economy

What is Really is Wrong with This Country and the Economy?

Please read this and try not to weep. Let me see if I understand this correctly. The President of the United States gathers together a task force of government lawyers in order to coordinate the ability to sue private companies? Their first effort is to sue JP Morgan for alleged issues at Bear Stearns, whose takeover by JPM was aided, abetted and approved by the same government? And all this is jammed into a process to try to run ahead […]

Green Jobs vs. Green Cards

The Kaufman Thoughtbook

The World’s Richest Hypocrite

It seems hard to reconcile this piece by Warren Buffett with the fact that he is engaged in possibly the largest tax-free transfer of wealth in the history of modern mankind.